Dental Implant Placement Basics as a Step-by-Step Process

If you have ever lost a tooth, you might have more than just a gap between your teeth. If a lost tooth is not replaced, the bone in the jaw that supported the lost tooth starts to deteriorate. That’s because when you chew your food, there’s no more stimulation to the bone from the missing... Read more »

Enamel-Friendly Foods for Your Teeth

When it comes to protecting your teeth, your first line of defense against tooth decay and cavities is tooth enamel, as it is the outermost covering that protects the more vulnerable dentin and tooth pulp below. Your enamel comes equipped for the job as the hardest substance in your body. However, because it doesn’t have... Read more »

How Routine Dental Checkups Help Your Smile in the Long Run

When you come in for dental exams and we have cleaned your teeth and gum line and removed any hardened plaque, our dentist can look at them for any signs of trouble, such as cavities, loose or broken teeth, damaged fillings, and evaluate your risk rate of certain diseases which might also take into account... Read more »

Tips to Improve Your Smile With Mouthwash

Are you familiar with the dangers of poor oral hygiene and why you should always look for alternative ways to keep your mouth clean? If for any reason you are struggling with your oral hygiene care despite brushing or flossing, it may be time to add additional utensils, such as mouthwash. However, be aware there… Read more »

Your Smile Through the Years

Over time, our smile can begin to fade or discolor through the years. There are many reasons our oral health can naturally decline as we age depending on our food and habits like tobacco and alcohol use. However, one thing that is certain is that through the years our health can naturally decline, making our… Read more »

Poor Oral Hygiene Can Promote Tooth Decay

An effective oral hygiene routine starts with thoroughly brushing your teeth twice each day with fluoride toothpaste and a soft-bristled toothbrush. This should also be followed up by flossing between each of your teeth and along the gumline. If bacterial deposits remain, they can react with the plaque on your teeth and significantly increase your… Read more »

Facts About Dental Bonding

Our dentist, Dr. , is thrilled to offer many cosmetic dental treatments at to help you achieve the smile you have always wanted. One of those treatments is dental bonding. To help you know more about this treatment so you can decide if it’s right for you, our dentist is happy to share some dental… Read more »

Use These School Habits for a Healthier Smile

Did you know there are little habits you can develop at school that can help you have the strong and healthy smile you want and need? Well, it’s true. Our dentists, Drs. Thompson and Samaha, encourage you to develop these habits as soon as possible because they want you to achieve your smile goals. The… Read more »

Find the Answers to Questions About Flossing Here

Are you someone who has questions about flossing? If so, you’re not alone. There are many people in the world who also have questions about flossing. This can lead to many ineffective flossing routines. So, our dentists, Dr. Scott Thompson and Dr. Sara Samaha, are happy to help you find the answers you need by… Read more »

Got Enamel Erosion? Here Are Your Treatment Options

Enamel erosion is a dental problem that occurs when acid attacks the tooth enamel and wears it down. As this happens, the teeth get weaker and weaker. This increases the chance of having one or more cavities. It’s best to treat your enamel erosion and keep your teeth healthy and strong. Our dentists, Dr. Scott… Read more »